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  • February Newsletter +

    The February Steam and Steel newsletter is available on our newsletter link (Under Events). The file is 6 mb, so please give it some time to load, before refreshing the page.
  • Day Out with Thomas coming in March! +

    GCRM is proud to announce the upcoming Day Out with Thomas 2014! Thomas will be visiting on the first two weekends in March. Visit the Day Out With Thomas events page for more information and how you can purchase tickets!  
  • GCRM's Founder Passes +

    It is with great anguish and sorrow that we must make the following announcement.  William Jennings Godfrey, Jr., the Founder of the Gold Coast Railroad passed away on September 9th in his North Carolina home. His great contributions to this organization will be never forgotten, and he was an absolute great individual who will be missed. Click Read More for Mr. Godfrey's biography and to leave a message on a website for his family. Read More
  • Chicago Burlington And Quincy No. 9913 Back Online +

    After working on it over this weekend, GCRM's beloved 1956 CB&Q EMD E8A No. 9913 recieved some much needed repairs to the rear Head End Power generator. Thanks to our dedicated volunteers John Tompkins, Jr. and David McIntyre, the 500 kilowat generator recieved attention relating to it's fuel. Previous to the repair, the generator was hunting and unstable. Expect to see the CB&Q No. 9913 at this month's First Saturday and Spooky Halloween. 
  • Donate those lights & decorations! +

    Each year, the Gold Coast Railroad Museum purchases thousands of dollars in Halloween and Christmas Decorations. Help us spread the holiday cheer to the numerous children and guests that visit on a daily basis. You can help! Have any working christmas lights that you don't want or need anymore? Just drop them off and donate them, email us at webmaster @ gcrm.org or give us a call at 305 253 0063. We'd like to help however we can. Lights & other decorations may be dropped off during normal business hours at our main store location: 12450 SW 152nd Street, Miami, Florida 33177.
  • October Newsletter +

    The October Newsletter is out, view it below. Read More
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The Gold Coast Railroad Museum would like to announce the new Board of Directors. Leaving us after years of service was Mr. Ed Dunham. Mr. Dunham did not re-run for the Board of Directors position. Replacing him on the board of directors was Mr. Bob Highbaugh, elected in last Sunday night's annual membership meeting.

The following is the present board including their elected officers:

 

Russell Swain, President
John Tompkins, Vice-President
Jamie Jones, Secretary
Tom Flanary, Treasurer
Connie Greer, Director
Jeff Brown, Director
David McFadden, Director
Micah Longo, Director
Bob Highbaugh, Director

 

 

Support the Collection!

The Gold Coast Museum is a non-profit organization. This year, we gave approximately 24,000 passengers a ride aboard our railroad. We rely on our volunteers and your donations to help keep us running, without this money, we would not be able to do the countless restoration projects that we have on the property. Please consider supporting us in our venture to keep these lovely historic pieces of equipment operational. If you would like to donate towards a specific car or project, please, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . You can give directly to us by using paypal (Just click the picture below!), or by calling us at (305) 253-0063, and telling the store staff that you'd like to make a donation. Even a dollar can help us restore this historic and impressive equipment.

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